• IDOL WORSHIP photo | Keith Urban

Credit: Michael Becker/FOX

Published: Thursday March 14, 2013 15:00 PM EDT



TV's reigning singing competition got a little bit country when Keith Urban joined American Idol's panel of judges in 2013, alongside Mariah Carey, Nicki Minaj and Randy Jackson. "I love it," he said. "I love working with passionate people. I love artists. Everyone just sort of expressing themselves. It's a very alive and very invigorating work environment."

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